MS Foundation MasterClass 19 - Module 1
An essential course in the fundamentals of MS clinically, as well as in terms of lived experience with MS and optimal service support, this is the ideal introduction to MS as a specialism. If you are a clinical nurse specialist (CNS), a GP with a new extended role in MS (GPwER) or an associate specialist with a special interest in neurology then this course could be perfect for you.
Module 2: 7 - 8 November 2024
To complete the course delegates must return for Module 2 where they will present their inter-module project/audit to the Academy.
Halifax Hall, Sheffield University Campus
Endcliffe Vale Road
The ideal course for those who have a solid grounding in neurology but want to develop a special interest in MS, course attendees might include clinical nurse specialists (CNSs), allied health professionals (AHPs), specialist registrars (SpRs), GPs with an extended role in MS (GPwER) or associated specialists.
This course, focussed on practical application as with all our MasterClasses, aims to provide an introduction and broad overview of the modern management of MS, including diagnosis and current treatment options. Promoting holistic management of MS, the course will provide practical learning and inspiring service models that are cemented through the inter-module project, an essential part of the overall course. Attendees have free reign over this project. It might be service delivery, patient management or drug treatments, and it could take the form of a service description, an audit, or another form of research. It should meet a local need. View some of the previous projects here.
We will apply for CPD accreditation from the Royal College of Physicians for MS Foundation MasterClass 19. Subject to confirmation of accreditation, CPD will be awarded upon completion of Module 2.
"I felt that this was a very supportive 2 days and I feel motivated for the future. I cannot believe how beneficial this has been and the wealth of knowledge that has been available, thank you."
Previous MS Foundation MasterClass delegate
The MS Foundation MasterClass 19 programme is currently being developed by the MS Academy Faculty. For guidance on potential topics that will be covered, below is the programme from 2023's MS Foundation MasterClass 17..
Costs & accommodation
The course is fully funded including a travel allowance for clinicians practising in the UK for both modules and accommodation for the night prior and night of the MasterClass. There will be a £100 deposit required to secure your place, this will be invoiced to you upon confirmation. This deposit will be refunded within 30 days of you completing both modules of the course. Failure to attend a module or cancelling within 8 weeks of the course commencement date will result in the charge of £100. → Please note, terms and conditions
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This activity has been financially supported by sponsorship from Roche Products Limited. The sponsor has had no control over the organisation or educational content this activity.
We are seeking sponsorship for this activity. Sponsors will be declared once sponsorship is confirmed. The sponsors will have no control over the organisation or educational content of this activity.
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